EIN 31-0901001

Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI)

IRS 501(c) type
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Independent Colleges of Indiana is the collective voice for excellence and choice in higher education for all students. ICI represents Indiana’s 31 private, non-profit, regionally-accredited colleges and universities.
Related structure
ICI is a subordinate organization under University of Notre Dame.
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Program areas at ICI

To advance the cause of and support Independent higher education in Indiana for 29 member Colleges through fundraising, meetings to discuss common issues, carrying on basic research, and other incidental activities.
Indiana academy program furthers the development of business, public service, higher education, the arts and sciences, literature, and the general culture of the state through recognition of individual leadership, achievement, and philanthropy designed to promote these ends.
The lilly endowment community scholarship program (lecsp) helps to raise the level of educational attainment in Indiana and to leverage further the ability of Indiana's community foundations to enhance the quality of life of the state's residents by awarding full-tuition scholarships to students from each county in Indiana. These scholarships are awarded through and administered by the network of community foundations throughout the state. Over 29 Colleges and universities in Indiana were served.
Stem teach Indiana is a grant from the
State of in to raise the knowledge base
of stem (science, tech, engineering, and
Math) teachers in the k-12 schools.
Ici member campuses provide tuition free
Courses to further educate teachers on
Stem content and instructional methods.

Grants made by ICI

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF)General Support$84,500
Community Foundation AllianceGeneral Support$78,000
Legacy FoundationGeneral Support$39,000
...and 64 more grants made totalling $890,500

Who funds Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Lilly EndowmentCommunity Scholarship Program 2024$18,887,905
Lilly EndowmentCommunity Scholarship Program Admin$1,813,720
Lilly EndowmentRealizing the Dream Program$587,000
...and 12 more grants received

Personnel at ICI

Kurt D DykstraPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Laura BridgesVice President and Chief Operating Officer / Vice President - Strategic Collaborations / Director - Strategic Collaborations / Vice President for Strategic Collaboration / Director of Finance$119,397
Kevin WatsonChief Financial Officer
Jen ZentzDirector of Strategic Communications
Jake DockingDirector of Policy and Research
...and 5 more key personnel

Financials for ICI

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$21,106,845
Program services$136,698
Investment income and dividends$813,519
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$81,458
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$22,138,520

Form 990s for ICI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-05-15990View PDF
2020-062021-05-26990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-07-05990View PDF
2017-062018-09-12990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
July 9, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
July 1, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
June 26, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
May 10, 2023
Received grants
Identified 6 new grant, including a grant for $15,887,905 from Lilly Endowment
January 23, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 18 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Trade associationsBusiness and community development organizationsSchoolsChapter / child organizationsCharities
EducationBusiness and industry
MembershipsPolitical advocacyLobbyingState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportProvides scholarshipsTax deductible donations
General information
30 South Meridian St Suite 800
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Metro area
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
Marion County, IN
Website URL
(317) 236-6090
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B03: Education Professional Societies and Associations
NAICS code, primary
813910: Trade Associations
Parent/child status
Subordinate organization
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